Faculty, student and alumni researchers in Georgetown’s Happiness Lab found online interactions with close ties predicted positive effects — but online interactions with strangers are associated with lower connectedness.
Nazima Razick (C’93, G’99, L’99) organized emergency management and cross-training programs as chief of American Citizen Services – unknowingly preparing her team’s crisis response skills for the COVID-19 pandemic.
A team of alumni, student and faculty researchers in the Bansal Lab is tracking COVID-19 vaccination, identifying five clusters of southeastern U.S. counties with high populations and lower-than-expected vaccination rates.
COVID has revealed complex and under-appreciated linkages between pandemic responses and humanitarian interventions. Reflecting on her years of experience in the fields of global public health, humanitarian relief, and international…